lobster caterpillar

variants: or lobster
plural -s

Definition of lobster caterpillar

: a caterpillar that has extremely long thoracic legs and two long caudal processes, rests in a grotesque position, and feeds on many trees and shrubs — see lobster moth

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“Lobster caterpillar.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lobster%20caterpillar. Accessed 25 Jun. 2022.

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